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sound is getting harder to here. newcomers move into the big city and drown out that old draw. >> you can find it much more easily when you go to rural parts of texas, it's still there. but it's not as generally used in the city like austin. >> reporter: at the university of texas, they're studying the slow demise of this slice of southern identity, comparing dialect in recordings made almost 30 years apart. >> i like growing up in the country. when my chores were done, i would ride my horse. >> climb trees or hike, fish or swim. >> reporter: bob hinkle isn't writing the twang's obituary just yet. >> you bear down on them r's a little bit, drop your g's and just slow down and talk to where people can understand you. >> reporter: the 82-year-old taught old hollywood to talk texan. >> sometimes i lean to one side of it, sometimes i lean to the other. >> reporter: stars like paul newman and james dean spent weeks perfecting the twang. >> i'm not complaining. >> reporter: patricia neal even thanked him when she won the 1963 oscar for best actress. >> you look pretty good without your shir
see 60 around kansas city but only 52 degrees in minneapolis. all the while we keep it relatively mild along the northeast coast. 71 in new york, 80 in d.c. and 82 degrees in atlanta, georgia. but eventually the cold front reaches all the way into the south, including northern texas. we call it the blue norther as that northerly wind takes hold and temperatures will be much much cooler in dallas coming up this weekend. we've got the texas state fair going on there as well. scattered showers from kansas city to st. louis, over towards indianapolis and the eastern lakes around buffalo and pittsburgh we could find scattered showers, along with that cooler temperatures. highs on friday chicago after being in the 70s on thursday only going to be 59 degrees on friday. still out ahead of that front, though, south of the front we are really toasty. 84 in atlanta, 86 in new orleans, 89 in houston with still a touch of humidity in the air as well. eventually the cold front comes down through the tennessee valley bringing with it chance for showers on saturday affecting some college football game
have a big weekend ahead in the city by the bay. we'll have live coverage for you all throughout the day today. temperaturewise looking pretty good. we are going to see plenty of 70s and 80s. as we head throughout the afternoon, the fog in san francisco will start to clear. as you can see right now, not too bad, getting some visibility out there at about 5 to 10 miles. hope you have a fantastic day. >> and that's your latest weather. savannah? >> we have more this morning on some startling video we showed you on thursday, a driver using a sidewalk to get around a school bus picking up kids. nbc's katie tur is in cleveland, ohio with more. good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning, savannah. a bus driver for those kids shot a video stung to see, a woman and what appears to be total disregard for the law and the safety for those kids. a brazen maneuver caught on tape, without even pausing. watch as this driver pulls up on to the curb and drives down the sidewalk to avoid waiting behind a school bus for handicapped children. >> comes through here every morning, goes around the
. >>> a series of suicide bombings this morning in syria's largest city has killed at least 31 people. state tv reports that three explosions rocked a government-controlled district in aleppo. >>> now let's head to wall street. cnbc's mandy drury is at the new york stock exchange. good morning to you, mandy. >> good morning to you as well, natalie. today we're watching the private sector jobs report for some clues as to what kind of report we're going to get on friday when the big government payrolls report comes out. at this stage economists are expecting 153,000 jobs were created in the month of september. and apple shares are in focus once again as there are some reports out that asian component suppliers of apple have begun mass production of a smaller tablet computer that apparently is smaller than the current ipad. we're all waiting for that as well. back to you. >> wonder if it will be in time for the holidays. mandy drury, thanks so much. >>> the self-proclaimed world's best dad is at it again. david engeldow and his 20-month-old daughter have become famous online for their photos that
. we are looking at our pick city of the day. it is laredo, texas. sunny, hot, near 100 degrees. and as we look at the satellite and radar, you can see wet weather stretching from florida all the way to new england. patchy, dense fog. snow back through the central plains, moving into the upper great lakes. some areas may pick up to a foot of snow. heat continues in the southwest, more rain continues for florida as miami continues its march on as it goes for the wettest year on record. that's what's g >>> good morning to you. so happy to show you this picture. mostly cloudy over san francisco. but look at this, you've got the a's and the giants both going to the playoffs. their flags blowing in the breeze which will pick up throughout the day today. coming out of the west transporting that cool ocean air all the way through your inland valleys. 81 degrees, 10 degrees cooler today in livermore. 69 in san francisco. and 76, you can't beat that, in san jose this afternoon. temperatures down even more so over the weekend picking up a few showers sunday into monday. >>> time now for t
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